Mervyn’s celebrates its 40th year
Mervyn’s Coaches of Micheldever, Hampshire, has celebrated its 40th anniversary. The company, founded by Mervyn Annetts in 1982, now has three generations of the family operating the service.
Announcing its birthday, on Facebook, Mervyn’s said: “Mervyn’s Coaches would like to thank all of our customers and friends for your continued support, and we are committed to serving you with excellence for years to come”
Over 200 people reacted to the post. Responding to the Facebook post, Emily Chilton said: “Happy Anniversary. Amazing team- my family loved going on days out with you guys, you even did amazing for my prom transport in 2016.” Customer Peter Brown commented: “Brilliant. Wonderful servants and friends to the community. See you soon!”
Mervyn’s Coaches offers travel and private hire across Winchester, Southampton, Andover and Basingstoke. The team is set to celebrate with a barbecue on Friday to thank the staff for their continued hard work.
Grandson of Mervyn and managing partner, Josh Annetts said: “Not much has changed in respect to how we run the business because it’s been successful and we like to keep the traditional side of it going, we’ve always been very customer orientated.
“But over the last five years we’ve been trying to invest in lower emission vehicles and wheelchair accessibility.